Man accused of exchanging sexually explicit messages with a girl he thought was 14

Daniel Messer was arrested Wednesday by Georgetown Police

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (WTVQ) – A man was arrested by Georgetown Police on Wednesday after being accused of exchanging sexually explicit messages with a young girl he believed was 14-years old, according to investigators.

49-year old Daniel Messer was charged with first-degree unlawful transaction with a minor under the age of 16, according to police.  He was taken to the Scott County Detention Center.

Georgetown Police say they seized Messer’s car and electronic devices following his arrest.

Messer is due in court on Thursday, April 21 at 1:00 p.m.

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